21 NCAC 68 .0505             EDUCATION AND training standards

(a) The substance abuse professional shall be prepared to provide the source for any materials or techniques used when making either public statements or providing education and training.

(b)  The substance abuse professional shall not knowingly make false, deceptive, or fraudulent statements concerning his or her:

(1)           Training, experience, or competence;

(2)           Academic degrees;

(3)           Credentials;

(4)           Institutional or association affiliations;

(5)           Services;

(6)           Fees;

(7)           Publications or research findings; and

(8)           Scientific or clinical basis for, or results or degree of success of his or her services.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-113.30; 90-113.33; 90-113.44;

Temporary Adoption Eff. October 23, 1995 for a period of 180 days or until the permanent rule becomes effective, whichever is sooner;

Eff. February 1, 1996;

Amended Eff. January 1, 2010; April 1, 2001.